Azure support

Support options to meet your needs, whether you are getting started or already deploying business-critical workloads on Azure.

Get expert Azure help for your business

Billing and subscription support is available to all Azure customers. If you have an Azure support plan or need help with billing or subscription management, sign in to create and manage support requests. Don't have a support plan? Explore these support options or the free resources below.

Trial, testing, and development

If you’re using Azure in a non-production environment or just trying it out, the Developer plan provides unlimited technical support during business hours.

Production workloads

When you’re running a production workload on Azure and need a fast response, the Standard plan provides you with unlimited technical support 24x7.

Business-critical functions

If you need faster response times, advisory services and high-severity incident escalation management from a collaborative account management team, choose Professional Direct support.

Comprehensive Microsoft technology support

If you need company-wide support across Azure and other Microsoft technologies, consider Premier Support.

Free resources

Documentation & guides

Explore get started guides, SDKs, tools, documentation and more.

Support FAQ

Understand Azure support plans, terminology and how to use support.

Issues signing up

Troubleshoot issues signing up for Azure.

Azure Advisor

Get personalized recommendations to optimize your Azure resources.

Azure Service Health

Get personalized guidance and support for when issues in Azure services affect you.


Read the SLAs to learn about our uptime guarantees and downtime credit policies.

Support community

Engage with Microsoft engineers and Azure community experts.

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Knowledge Center

Search the Knowledge Center to find answers to common support questions.

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